Chevy Offers Bolt Owners $6,000 to Waive Right to Sue Over Battery Fires (Update)

Chevy Offers Bolt Owners $6,000 to Waive Right to Sue Over Battery Fires (Update)

GM statement: “The agreement for the reimbursement program does contain language that waives claims against GM and identifies existing litigation. This is a common practice when it comes to programs like this. It does not waive claims involving any potential recalls in the future.”

H/T: Steve Lehto

Horrific death at Caterpillar Mapleton foundry evokes outpouring of shock and anger among workers

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Workers have responded with an outpouring of sympathy, horror and growing indignation to the horrific workplace death last week of Steven Dierkes at Caterpillar’s Mapleton foundry in central Illinois. On June 2, Steven, 39, was working near a crucible with molten metal when he fell in, instantly killing him, the Peoria County coroner reported.

Horrific death at Caterpillar Mapleton foundry evokes outpouring of shock and anger among workers

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Caterpillar worker falls into molten iron crucible and dies at Mapleton, Illinois foundry